Most of the sales in Shropshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £263,378. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £160,337 and terraced properties averaged at £145,750.
Shropshire, with an overall average price of £193,704 was more expensive than nearby Staffordshire (£167,836) and West Midlands (County) (£169,082), but was cheaper than Worcestershire (£222,127). The most expensive area within Shropshire was Cound (£485,000) and the cheapest was Telford (£157,070).
In the past year house prices in Shropshire were 3% up on the year before and similar to 2008 when they averaged at £191,875.